Health Inequalities and Suicide Risk - A Systematic Review

Role: Co-Investigator
Collaborator: Adrienne Grzenda, M.D., Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles), Stefanie Kirchner, MPH (Medizinische Universität Wien), Ping Wang (Autonomous University of Madrid), & Diana E. Clarke, Ph.D (Johns Hopkins University)

This systematic review aims to assess the psychological effects of gender-affirming hormones and surgical treatments on gender diverse children, adolescents, and young adults based on the most recent evidence and in light of the developments and advancements made in gender-affirming treatments. This review focused exclusively on psychological and well-being outcomes.

We have completed the systematic review process, and are currently preparing the manuscript for publication.

This study is sponsored by International Academy of Suicide Research.
Ya-Wen (Yama) Chang
Ya-Wen (Yama) Chang
Senior Research/Data Analyst